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TypeDescriptor.GetDefaultProperty Method (Object)

Returns the default property for the specified component.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public static PropertyDescriptor GetDefaultProperty(
	Object component


Type: System.Object
The component to get the default property for.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.PropertyDescriptor
A PropertyDescriptor with the default property, or null if there are no properties.


component is a cross-process remoted object.

If the component parameter is null, this method returns null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.